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Nov 06, 2013, 15:08 ET

Patriot Coal Receives Court Authorization To Solicit Creditor Approval For Plan Of Reorganization

 Patriot Coal Corporation (OTC: PCXCQ) today announced that the Bankruptcy Court for the Eastern District of Missouri has confirmed that the...

Oct 24, 2013, 18:50 ET

Patriot Coal Provides Statement On MSHA Pattern Of Violations Finding

 The U.S. Mine, Safety and Health Administration (MSHA) today notified Patriot Coal Corporation (OTC: PCXCQ) that a Pattern of Violations (POV)...

Oct 09, 2013, 23:55 ET

Patriot Coal Secures Financial Sponsor And Reaches Key Funding Settlements; Plans Emergence From Bankruptcy By Year-End

 Patriot Coal Corporation (OTC: PCXCQ) today announced that it has achieved several major milestones toward successful emergence from...

Sep 18, 2013, 16:00 ET

Patriot Coal Announces Award-Winning Results In 2013 Biennial National Mine Rescue Contest

Patriot Coal Corporation (OTC: PCXCQ) today announced that its mine rescue teams once again achieved outstanding results at the National Mine...

Sep 13, 2013, 09:00 ET

Patriot Coal Director of Safety Compliance, G. Frank Foster, Inducted Into Coal Mine Rescue Hall of Fame

 Patriot Coal Corporation (OTC: PCXCQ) today announced that G. Frank Foster has been inducted into the Coal Mine Rescue Hall of Fame.  The...

Sep 11, 2013, 12:28 ET

Patriot Coal Extends DIP Financing, Schedules Disclosure Statement Hearing

Patriot Coal Corporation (OTC: PCXCQ) today announced that its Debtor-in-Possession financing has been extended to December 31, 2013. Separately,...

Sep 10, 2013, 16:00 ET

Patriot Coal To Idle Logan County Thermal Coal Complex

Patriot Coal Corporation (OTC: PCXCQ) today announced plans to idle its Logan County complex located near Man, West Virginia, reducing thermal coal...

Sep 06, 2013, 16:36 ET

Patriot Coal Files Plan of Reorganization

Patriot Coal Corporation (OTC: PCXCQ) today filed a Plan of Reorganization with the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Eastern District of Missouri as...

Aug 21, 2013, 14:49 ET

Patriot Coal Statement Regarding Favorable Appellate Decision on Peabody-Assumed Retirees

 Patriot Coal Corporation (OTC: PCXCQ) today issued the following statement regarding the Bankruptcy Appellate Panel's decision.  "We...

Aug 16, 2013, 20:16 ET

Labor Agreements Ratified, Paving The Way For Patriot Coal Emergence From Bankruptcy

Patriot Coal Corporation (OTC: PCXCQ) announced today that employees represented by the United Mine Workers of America have ratified 5-year labor...

Aug 12, 2013, 11:23 ET

Patriot Coal and UMWA Reach Consensual Agreement on Modifications of Labor Contracts and Retiree Healthcare

 Patriot Coal Corporation (OTC: PCXCQ) today announced that its signatory subsidiaries have reached a consensual agreement with the United Mine...

Jul 02, 2013, 13:33 ET

Patriot Coal Provides Update on Discussions with UMWA

 Patriot Coal Corporation (OTC: PCXCQ) today issued the following statement regarding its ongoing discussions with the United Mine Workers of...

Jun 12, 2013, 19:25 ET

Patriot Disputes UMWA Characterization Of Negotiations; UMWA Release Is Factually Inaccurate

Patriot Coal Corporation (OTC: PCXCQ) responded today to the press release issued by the United Mine Workers of America (UMWA) concerning...

May 29, 2013, 17:09 ET

Bankruptcy Court Authorizes Patriot Coal To Make Essential Changes To Collective Bargaining Agreements And Retiree Healthcare Benefits

 Patriot Coal Corporation (OTC: PCXCQ) today announced that, in accordance with Sections 1113 and 1114 of the U.S. Bankruptcy Code, the...

Apr 26, 2013, 17:13 ET

Patriot Coal Receives Safety Awards; Two Units Recognized For Zero Reportable Incidents

Patriot Coal Corporation (OTC: PCXCQ) today announced that it received three safety awards from the Coal River Council of the Joseph A. Holmes...

Mar 14, 2013, 18:13 ET

Patriot Coal Files Motion With The Bankruptcy Court To Modify Collective Bargaining Agreements And Retiree Healthcare Benefits; Company Also Files Lawsuit Against Peabody Energy

Patriot Coal Corporation (OTC: PCXCQ) today filed a motion with the Bankruptcy Court in St. Louis seeking to modify collective bargaining...

Mar 14, 2013, 10:14 ET

Patriot Coal Provides Statement Regarding Incident At Kanawha Eagle Complex

Asa Fitzpatrick, a 63-year old employee of Newtown Energy, Inc., was fatally injured when a piece of rock fell from the mine roof yesterday...

Mar 11, 2013, 17:36 ET

Patriot Coal Receives Safety And Reclamation Awards

Patriot Coal Corporation (OTC: PCXCQ) today announced that it received three Mountaineer Guardian Safety Awards from the West Virginia Coal...

Feb 07, 2013, 13:17 ET

Patriot Coal Provides Statement Regarding Incident At Blue Creek Preparation Plant

 Brandon Townsend, a 34-year old employee, was fatally injured yesterday afternoon at Midland Trail Energy's Blue Creek Preparation Plant,...

Feb 01, 2013, 17:31 ET

Patriot Coal Promotes Michael D. Day To Executive Vice President - Operations

Patriot Coal Corporation today announced that Michael D. Day has been promoted to the new position of Executive Vice President -...